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Jan 21, 2013 7:20 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Has any one ever lost a kid at either park? I almost did today....it was the scariest feeling ever!

We've tried...they keep finding their way home! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - DisneyDavidEMT  1620.1 #86 7:25PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 7:33PM
Lol! - minnieluv  108.8 #3287 7:53PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - LaPearleNoir  1302.5 #106 8:00PM
My dad told me the same thing lol - nicealex77  616.1 #284 9:33PM
Lol. My ex use to say he was going to sell our blued eyed blonde haired baby on the black market. - aidensmama  340.1 #632 10:26PM
Omg I can't stop laughing at this ^ πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - dumbbunny  626.5 #277 10:53PM
I lost my husband once after he had a few Mad Long Islands. I eventually found him sitting in the middle of the esplanade, thank you 'find my iPhone' πŸ˜‚ - Linzee  910.1 #174 8:05PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - LaPearleNoir  1302.5 #106 8:07PM
πŸΉπŸΉπŸΉπŸΉπŸ˜€πŸ˜­ - ShariRenee  5019.8 #17 8:07PM
That's awesome. Hopefully he wasn't too traumatized.  - CheshireCam  197.1 #1925 8:09PM
Hahahahaha! This commeny was too funny! - MariFICENT  156.9 #2489 8:25PM
Comment* - MariFICENT  156.9 #2489 8:25PM
Yeah he has absolutely no recollection of it. I'm just glad he decided to sit down and take in all of the sights πŸ˜‚. - Linzee  910.1 #174 8:30PM
Oh linzee! This is the best and totally made my night! You're so great! - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 8:37PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MinnieMousewife  805.3 #197 8:46PM
I use that app often! It's crazy accurate! This made me seriously LOL! - Duchess_SMK  5818.8 #14 9:05PM
Lol @ linzees husband! I could see my hubby doing this. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - dumbbunny  626.5 #277 10:55PM
I'm very Watchful of kids, and I think I posted this before, but one time I was with my nieces and nephews watching them like a hawk (yes EVILQueen) and I turned my head for two seconds, and I looked back, my youngest nephew was already about 30 feet away walking rhe other direction. Even the most watchful parent, uncle, aunt, grandparent....etc., looks away for a second. Doesn't make us bad people...just human! - DisneyDavidEMT  1620.1 #86 8:22PM
And AMEN to this!!! - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 8:28PM
Yep & the little buggers are fast too! - ShariRenee  5019.8 #17 8:29PM
Especially when one is trying to order lunch at Tomorrowland Terrace and Jedi Training Academy just started. - Witchie77  319.6 #721 8:48PM
Amen! - CheshireCam  197.1 #1925 9:04PM
The only time you can ever say never is after you're dead. Up until then be careful because Karma has a nasty sense of humor. - DisneyGrandma  738.8 #221 9:08PM
I was the lost child once, when i as like 1. My mom and sister went to the bathroom, and my dad and I were in the Main Street Locker room. My dad took me out of the stroller to straighten it up, and I crawled into the open locker we were using, and it closed behind me. And that is why I was a child who wore a leash/harness... - fletheartsdisney  593.2 #297 9:16PM
Personally I like to leave Brooklynne home with her daddy so I don't have to worry about it! Geez who wants to take their kid to Disneyland?! Crazy people, I tell ya! - Deltachiq  1222.9 #116 10:31PM
If you just leave her strapped in her stroller while you go on rides, you won't lose her! I love stroller parking! - FindMeAtTheCove  237.4 #1394 10:45PM
Tried to do that once. I was told by the group I was with I wasn't allowed. She was sleeping for goodness sakes and it really wanted to ride RSR opening week. It was only a 240 minutes wait. She would have slept through most of it! - Deltachiq  1222.9 #116 10:50PM
Lol! Last time I borrow children.... - minnieluv  108.8 #3287 10:50PM
Even the most careful parents can lose somebody. The lost child/parent system at Disneyland is awesome, and I am SO happy they are!! - mrstoad  256.1 #1187 7:48PM
Evilqueen you have no right to judge. Quit causing drama! - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 7:58PM
EQ, you can't even keep track of the kids/stepkids/boyfriends kids you have on here, so please. - DisneyFanZoe  1111.3 #138 8:09PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ @ DisneyFanZoe!!! And "AMEN!" @ MrsSchnooks! - DisneyDavidEMT  1620.1 #86 8:16PM
*sigh* evilqueen, are you serious? Even the most watchful parent can lose a child in a place as busy as Disneyland. We once lost my lil cousin at AdventureDome in Las Vegas while he walked just a few feet away from us to throw something away in the trash can. He was five at the time and started following a family that was also wearing AZ Dbacks shirts that day. These things can happen to even the most responsible parents. - KermitFan13  646.8 #259 8:28PM
@DFZ πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ and thanks DavidπŸ˜ƒ - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 8:29PM
You are singling me out as your comment appears in the replies to my comment. Bad things happen to good people, and like I tell my kids, "If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all." - mrstoad  256.1 #1187 8:30PM
Someone needs to get lost!!! 😏 - caramiapoohAKAface  3308.9 #32 8:33PM
DFZ πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - LaneSparrow316  847.0 #188 8:35PM
My boys would love this - Villescas8  601.0 #294 8:39PM
Don't let EQ get to you mrstoad. This is just something she likes to do in the lounge! She likes to stir things up. Hugs! - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 8:40PM
@V8 πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 8:41PM
Mrstoad is my mom and I can tell from experience that she is VERY watchful!! It's hard to get away with anything! ;) - mrtoadsdaughter  348.0 #613 8:51PM
DFZ, you are the best :D lol - MEHlanie_Mouse  1114.5 #136 9:09PM
Usually if you have to start a sentence with the word "sorry," you should just keep your mouth shut. - ladylikesdisney  945.0 #166 9:28PM
Yes, watchful parents CAN lose their kids. Children are small and quick. They can be gone in the blink of an eye. I thought I lost my babycakes once at Gymboree Play and Music. A gated in facility. I only looked away for one second. My heart dropped. Luckily I found him rather quickly. It can happen as quick as a car accident when closing your eyes to sneeze for one second. - aidensmama  340.1 #632 10:30PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚DFZ - cesium55  531.6 #343 10:52PM
I've helped many lost kids find their parents over the couple years I've worked in the park. It can get quite scary for both sides - BaseballMickey_CM  6492.8 #12 9:22PM
Thank you! - minnieluv  108.8 #3287 9:36PM
You're awesome BaseballMickey_CM It's good to know that there's people in the parks taking care of our kids!! Thanks!! - Superspacemountainfan  82.8 #3683 11:10PM
CMs rock!! Thanks for everything you do - JRDrummer_CM  875.4 #182 8:57AM
I got lost once after a parade in one of those crazy concert like crowds. It was at night and pretty scary. My phone was dead but I waited in the same spot like a good kid and eventually my wife found me - philliprocks  928.6 #169 9:38PM
You guys need to have a meeting spot like my hubby and I do! We always meet in the hub if we're separated. LOL Also don't forget how helpful the CM's are! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 11:09PM
As I always tell my kids, if you're not within tackling distance then you're too far. - Hagrid  91.3 #3534 7:41PM
Never lost one at Disneyland but did at Great America. It was terrifing. Took 45 min to find him on the other side of the park - GoofyMomma  196.8 #1930 7:33PM
And to make matters worse, you were at Great America πŸ˜‚ - Slotherini  1053.9 #148 7:36PM
Oh my! - minnieluv  108.8 #3287 7:53PM
no worst part was it wasn't even my child. - GoofyMomma  196.8 #1930 9:05PM
Scary to imagine! Thank goodness everything turned out ok. I'm in favor of the leash, but my wife not so. Having 2 is manageable, but 3+ can be tough! We only have 2 and that's hard enough! - snappy  340.9 #629 8:06PM
About 13 years go we lost my son at disney world He was 5 at the time. We came off pirates and stop to look he kept going.It was very scary. He was at the lost and found a cm took him there. He told them his mom and dad go lost. - Disneyforlife  230.2 #1504 8:07PM
Lol! Yeah, that's exactly what she told me... - minnieluv  108.8 #3287 8:11PM
LoL. I guess that is the reason why they have a sign outside of City Hall about lost parents looking for their kids. - KermitFan13  646.8 #259 8:30PM
My parents lost me as a kid when I was 6. My brothers and their baseball team (so about 12 boys) came up with the wonderful plan to play hide-&-seek on tom sawyer island. When it was time for lunch i was still hiding on the island alone. As I was crying my eyes out a CM was nice enough to play patty cake with me till my parents, about 10 minutes later came and got me. - CMallyg92  108.7 #3290 8:33PM
My niece got lost in toontown & was found by the Matterhorn a few years ago. The CM were great though!! They found her, thank the good Lord!! - Superspacemountainfan  82.8 #3683 8:58PM
It took that many years? Sorry, couldn't help it. JK - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 9:35PM
πŸ˜‚ - cesium55  531.6 #343 10:54PM
My sister lost her 5 yo. She was waiting in line while her hubby went to get something. They each thought the other had him, when her hubby returned 10 min later they relized what happened and went into panic mode! Found him 10 min later at a gift shop near by with a cast member! - julietyler76  8.4 #10768 9:08PM
It is scary Lil E walked away from Mom near Jedi academy when she was 3 or 4. Fortunately they found each other - E-Ticket  1193.5 #122 9:09PM
PS. I told the kids to find a CM an tell them they are lost if they got lost. They never had to though - E-Ticket  1193.5 #122 9:11PM
That is my worst nightmare! So scary for you! I lost my oldest when he was 2 at a subway. I went to pay and he ran out the door. I caught him half way down the block! It's been backpack leashes ever since. Yes I'm "that" parent. I'll take the nasty looks over the missing child any day! - Disneycrazymom  137.8 #2797 11:29PM
No matter how watchful you are, it can happen. When my oldest was about 2 or 3, my mother and I took her to the state fair where they had a Disney show going on. After the show, they had a huge area where they had bouncy stuff for the kids. I literally turned to my mother, handed her the diaper bag, turned back, and my daughter was gone! She disappeared in a matter of seconds! (She went running to climb on a bouncy, I guess, and was eventually returned to us by an employee because she still had her shoes on.) It was the scariest two hours of my life. Okay, it probably only lasted a few minutes, but it FELT like hours. A child can wander/run off in a matter of seconds, no matter how watchful the parent!! - jmgphx  323.1 #706 8:17AM
I watch my daughter like a hawk - ScooterMike  1962.2 #66 7:25PM
Exactly what I do!! - Witchie77  319.6 #721 7:38PM
Nope. But I can imagine how terrifying that was. - DisneyFanZoe  1111.3 #138 7:28PM
We thought we lost my nephew at the Halloween party! I've never seen my brother so freaked out and panicked in all my life! So sorry that happened to you but glad you had a good outcome. - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 7:34PM
I panicked..for a second I even forgot what she was wearing...good thing I always take a picture as soon as w get there.... - minnieluv  108.8 #3287 9:40PM
Excellent idea! - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 9:59PM
Even my kids being teens... They are under my eye at all times. Lots of great MWers in the park, but waaaaay too many cray cray too - dimplesdanie  1236.7 #114 7:34PM
Even my kids being teens... They are under my eye at all times. Lots of great MWers in the park, but waaaaay too many cray cray too - dimplesdanie  1236.7 #114 7:35PM
Another lame phone duplicate. Ugh. Sorry - dimplesdanie  1236.7 #114 7:45PM
We lost our youngest once. We stopped at Grizzly Bear Rapids to check the stand-by time. We were all there one second, and the next our four year old was gone. My husband and daughters searched, and I ran to get help from a CM. Our rule is to sit down as soon as they realize they are lost, but a helpful stranger took him by the hand, and led him to Paradise Pier where they handed him off to a security CM. He was gone for about 15 minutes. Longest 15 of my life!! - mrstoad  256.1 #1187 7:46PM
I too have a "in case you get separated from me" plan, and remind the kids everytime before we walk into the parks...I just never thought I would have to actually use it...I am glad all went well for you too - minnieluv  108.8 #3287 8:08PM
Yes, the plan my brother uses is to stay in place. I don't know if either of you are familiar with the Halloween party but they have taped lines on the pavement of the park for trick or treating and they go back-and-forth and zigzag and it's really easy to not know which direction you should go because guests have been walking on the tape all night and that's how my nephew got confused. Fortunately we just went backwards in line and found him standing there about 7 yards or so from us. His Mom kept praising him for doing exactly what she always taught him. But still you don't know if someone could've snatched him. Scary thoughts go through your mind. - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 8:53PM
I like your plan of what to do in case it happens. I will Need to remind my youngest, well, for that matter, the older one too! Before our next trip. Thats where cell phones are handy for the older Ones though. The ability to text in the parks is a God send! - MeridaFan  3466.7 #28 9:22PM
Nope, but we use a child harness on very busy days when my dd refuses to hold hands. We get criticized heavily for this but better than a lost child. - CheshireCam  197.1 #1925 8:00PM
Agree - minnieluv  108.8 #3287 8:03PM
If you ever get a chance to watch modern family when they went to Disneyland that was a huge part of the episode. My husband I always smile when we see a child on a "tether". That's what they called it in the show. So sweet. Good for you. No one knows your child better than you and what's best for them. - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 8:59PM
My little one is fast and thinks it's a game to run away from me. She's at the independent string willed 3yo faze. Boy I hope it's a faze. lol - CheshireCam  197.1 #1925 9:01PM
I'll have to check that our MrsSchnooks - CheshireCam  197.1 #1925 9:03PM
MrsSchnooks I loved that episode and totally related to that storyline! - MousekaNinja  414.7 #476 9:29PM
Isn't it great MouskaNinja! We still get the giggles on so many things about that episode while we walk through Disneyland. - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 9:34PM
Let the games begin... - Alicewhoareyou  1392.2 #99 8:00PM
Passes you the popcorn - ShariRenee  5019.8 #17 8:02PM
Is it carmel or nacho cheese? I prefer cheese. - Alicewhoareyou  1392.2 #99 8:03PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚no kidding! I'm gonna go make dinner now. - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 8:05PM
Me too - ShariRenee  5019.8 #17 8:05PM
And I thought the queen had turned a new leaf - Villescas8  601.0 #294 8:19PM
Doesn't look like it V8 - ShariRenee  5019.8 #17 8:38PM
That's what they want you to think V8... ;] - MEHlanie_Mouse  1114.5 #136 11:00PM
Thank you all for making me feel better. I always watch them, especially because they are not mine, but a three year old sure is fast! She knew she did wrong by walking away from me...but I too learned my lesson...never look away! Lol! - minnieluv  108.8 #3287 8:02PM
Glad it all worked out. I can't imagine how scary that would be. - CheshireCam  197.1 #1925 8:18PM
I am so glad everything turned out ok for you, Minnieluv! - mrstoad  256.1 #1187 8:51PM
Yes, so glad it was all okay! Believe me we have all been there! - ShariRenee  5019.8 #17 11:14PM
Oh my goodness glad all is well now - jmza4  259.2 #31532 9:00PM
- ShariRenee  5019.8 #17 9:22PM
Well, this was an interesting thread. - Spoonful_O_Sugar  562.8 #316 9:43PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 10:01PM
Glad you said that cuz I had to open the comments - PinkElephants  745.7 #219 10:02PM
πŸ˜‚ - Spoonful_O_Sugar  562.8 #316 10:04PM
Leashes and strollers. Nuff said. - PinkElephants  745.7 #219 9:46PM
As always, it's going very well πŸ˜‚ - Spoonful_O_Sugar  562.8 #316 10:00PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - PinkElephants  745.7 #219 10:02PM
Tracking devices are even better. - Lelundrial  498.3 #377 9:54AM
Thankfully, Disney has an impeccable record of reuniting children and their lost parents. We found my 5 year old cousin in the first aid after losing him by the Matterhorn during a "who's got to go to the bathroom" fiasco. 😁 - bluefairy  643.3 #263 10:05PM
Is it weird that Disneyland is one of the few public places I don't totally freak out about this? I mean, has any kid ever been lost/kidnapped from Disneyland? They're so on top of it. - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #125 11:34PM
I guess because they are not mine, I do try to be extra careful, but when you work with children (specially abused children) you never put your guard down, even at the happiest place on earth. They don't check Megan's list before they give you a pass.... - minnieluv  108.8 #3287 7:39AM
When we first visit Disneyland in 2010, there was a group of parents giving out flyers by the entrance to remind parents to be careful that kids can be very easily to get lost in the happiest place on earth. Looked like they had actually lost their own kids there before. This would be the worst nightmare to any parents. - RapunzalK  195.8 #1947 11:36PM
I received similar flyers around that time. Could be different ones, but the ones I got were being distributed as part of a scare tactic used by the union in a bitter dispute over their contract. - SneakyStella  321.9 #711 12:18AM
I have helped many kids find a CM to stay with until the parents find them. I usually have a keen eye to see when a child and parent gets separated and am quick to stop everything I am doing to make sure the child gets to an available CM ASAP. Even after I watch the child to make sure they get reunited. Freaks me out and I'm not a parent. - aprilinjune4  483.6 #387 8:21AM
Nope not yet. - Lelundrial  498.3 #377 8:23AM
During my last trip, I saw about 5 kids over the course of two days trying to find their parents (they all had CMs with them). It seemed like everywhere we went we saw a poor kid lost. - KylaShea  632.7 #272 8:25AM
I lost my son at a large amusement park in Carlsbad. The scariest experience ever! You don't joke about it even 10 years later. - MeridasHair  346.5 #616 8:26AM
I lose stuff everyday. - donnievegas  1132.4 #132 8:27AM
I didn't lose them per say. . . we were on Tom Sawyers Island. My kids knew not to leave the island without me, so I knew where they were. They also stick to together, so they weren't "alone". I'm 5'8" and have a little extra meat on the bones, so I don't move well inside the caves. After a couple laps on the island I did find them, together happy and playing, but I was on "high alert" mode thinking all the horrible what ifs. - GoofyMom77  642.3 #264 9:03AM

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We have our weekly MW sticker meetup at La Brea bakery at 8 pm in Downtown Disney! Lots of fun for newcomers and all and a great way to meet new people! - secretagentangel  1324.6 #104 6:10PM
On Tuesday nights, duh!!!πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜© - secretagentangel  1324.6 #104 10:47PM
I'm gonna have a crowding meetup Presidents' Day weekend! Post to come!  - TinkerSchelle  1258.4 #110 5:42PM
I'll crowd with you  - LaPearleNoir  1302.5 #106 2:27PM
There are no current events, hmm. Meet-up anyone?  - FrankenweenieVelinee  1627.2 #84 8:57PM
I would love to - mini_MINNIE   1019.3 #156 2:28PM
Coffee - MickeyLumboCM  778.0 #207 8:51AM
mini_MINNIE  MickeyLumboCM Shall we host the Great Coffee-Meet-up at Market House? (provided that MrsLumbo can cover your dusting-the-plates chores?) - FrankenweenieVelinee  1627.2 #84 9:46AM
She won't let me out this week - MickeyLumboCM  778.0 #207 2:34PM
MickeyLumboCM can't you just sneak out the window and leave pillows under the blanket? - philliprocks  928.6 #169 11:09AM
@philliprocks Oh she's on to that trick. Now i distract her with del taco coupons - MickeyLumboCM  778.0 #207 12:52PM

DISNEYLAND PARK:

Jungle Cruise closed Jan 7-9
Matterhorn Bobsleds closed through May 15
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh closed Jan 12-April 2
Haunted Mansion closed Jan 12-22
Davy Crockett's Explorer Canoes closed Jan 12-April 2
Splash Mountain closed Jan 12-April 2
it's a small world closed Jan 26-Feb 5

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

Pacific Wharf Cafe closed through Feb 5
Boudin Bakery Tour closed through Jan 26
Soarin' Over California closed through May 14
Taste Pilot's Grill closed through March 12
Redwood Creek Challenge Trail closed Jan 20-March 12
Grizzly River Run closed Jan 20-Mar 19

Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy  307.6 #783 8:33AM
Did anyone ride Canal Boats today? Anything to report? - MelodyMouse  3494.3 #27 9:10PM
Did you see the photos yesterday, they have the canal ride  frozen land where old mill was. - secretagentangel  1324.6 #104 2:39PM
hardly anything open!  I know - I know - the diamond anniversary- doesn't make sense to travel there with nothing open.   - Sfarrell  80.9 #3713 7:31PM
Why not? I've had a blast all week!! - MissMolly  1266.5 #109 11:42AM
Some may not agree, but I don't think it's that bad. I would be bummed to miss some attractions if it was my one trip of the year, but the crowds are low and the missing attractions will be better than ever in a few months.  - chrismis21  492.6 #383 2:46PM
Me too @Missmolly! - ShariRenee  5019.8 #17 5:50PM
I hope they're changing the matterhorn bobsled seats.  Went once after the last refurbishment and NEVER again.  I literally bruised my tailbone. Everyone had back pain for the rest of the day.   - fancyshmancy1999  5.1 #16198 1:04AM

Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends for FREE! See the list of TRIVILATOR usernames on this page. Play from any device with our new web version

Cool admin. Hope I do better than the first one. Hope people that enter will be ready to play and the tournament moves along better - Goofytom  1063.9 #146 6:41PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  665.4 #252 6:30PM
Sounds fun!! - HappyPrincess  25.0 #5841 10:48AM
I have the app so if anyone wants to play a game with me :-) - nelcamp90  29.9 #5392 7:12PM
Just invited you to play - Goofytom  1063.9 #146 1:21PM

Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends with our new WEB VERSION of the TRIVILATOR! Play single or multi-player games real-time with people from all over the world. You can also play on your iOS device with our app.

I've only been playing random players and that is definitely hit or miss. Anyone who wants to start a game with me is more than welcome!! Plus - you'll probably win! Lol - MissAcroBRAT  246.5 #1287 8:13AM
Just sent you a couple of invites. Let's play - Goofytom  1063.9 #146 4:06PM
I love this game! If anyone wants to play, I'm willing! - DisneylandOrBust  353.2 #0 10:02AM
I sent some invites too!!!! - DisneyPrincessT  76.0 #3789 10:40AM
I haven't played in a while so if anyone wants a game start one and you might get some easier points ;) - chrismis21  492.6 #383 3:19PM


 
MONTHLY WAIT TIME LEADERS REAL-TIME: Thank you to everyone who enters accurate wait times--you earn MouseRank Points, Credits, worldwide fame, and wealth beyond your wildest dreams when you enter wait times at the Park (ok maybe not the last two things). Please remember to ONLY enter wait times that you have verified in person, this improves our algorithm substantially, thanks!

1. jacdanfan
240.88

2. goofygal
233.85

3. ShariRenee
198.8

4. Tom
153.07

5. HARR_E
112.87

6. Coaster
109.95

7. u163665
105.68

8. grumpypapa
76.03

9. Song
69.88

10. WARLOCK
68.47

 

SEE THE TOP 100

my heroes! - MelodyMouse  3494.3 #27 12:47PM
You guys rock! Thank you! - piratelife4me  863.8 #186 11:09AM
πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ Thanks for your contributions! - LaPearleNoir  1302.5 #106 12:06PM
Now these are the people I can count on! - Duffylover13  6.5 #13117 9:04AM

Here is the Overall Quality Top 10 real-time list. Follow these MouseWaiters for great content:

1. CobbPR
6535

2. uscdisneyteacher
5585

3. Dave
4911

4. BaseballMickey_CM
4715

5. Stitch_Legacy
4484

6. Duchess_SMK
4413

7. ElSuperRaton
4197

8. Plumiegirl
4016

9. HandMeAChurroImmaFaint
3649

10. LoneRAYnger
3616



SEE THE TOP 100

Take me to your Quality Leaders - MelodyMouse  3494.3 #27 1:04PM
Phillip is on another list! My hit list! - SnoopMousyMouse  41.4 #0 1:41PM
Them is fighting words - philliprocks  928.6 #169 1:57PM
It's not nice to hit  - Sweet_Irish_Cream  3929.0 #25 6:41PM
But sometimes he deserves it! - SnoopMousyMouse  41.4 #0 10:00AM
He throws Rocks doe - RickChavez  3276.2 #33 3:07PM
I was excited for this until reading a little more and for the dinning packages I think they aren't making this affordable for the average person. Also, I hate world of color cause you have to stand so if you get a fast pass through the machines I hope you don't have to stand - Disneyprincessvmk  46.9 #4529 11:36PM
Anyone here in DL today would like some company for a few hours? - jamesmuller8  0.0 #64324 1:07PM
Soo nice you asked, I wish I were there now, will be later though - TinkerbellRings  1.5 #59270 9:29AM


 
MONTHLY OVERALL REAL-TIME LEADERBOARD

1. ShariRenee
326.45

2. jacdanfan
241.82

3. goofygal
234.63

4. Winnie111286
233.1

5. KennyV
217.8

6. Tom
200.78

7. LaBelleParis
195.98

8. Dave
189.65

9. HandMeAChurroImmaFaint
158.99

10. grumpypapa
152.06



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La Brea Bakery is the Official Restaurant of MouseWait! Thank you for supporting our partners. Join us Tuesdays 8pm at La Brea for Sticker Night. La Brea offers MouseWaiters a 15% discount during official MouseWait Meetups (Sticker Nights every Tuesday night, and other meetups that we announce in the Lounge).

Yay! Thanks for joining this awesome community! - simba77  311.7 #751 10:04PM
- luxkitty  2061.2 #59 3:11PM
Delicious food and wonderful tea! Better  than anything inside the park - JediJT  0.4 #77083 5:24PM
I like to bring home a box of baked goods and a sandwich.  The next day i can eat and unpack and extend the dl experience. - MsTikiMermadam  52.1 #4348 6:49PM

Our Favorite Things: This is a list of the top things added to our popular ToDo List feature inside the app (based on the number of times added to a ToDo List):

Popular Restaurants : 1. Big Thunder Ranch BBQ
2. Blue Bayou 31 rue royal
3. Cafe Orleans

Popular Attractions :1. Pirates of the Caribbean
2. Indiana Jones Adventure 46"
3. Haunted Mansion


New Orleans Square attractions are best.  - CM_Shadowgamer  2380.1 #48 7:23PM
 I agree,for life - bonedaddy909  1201.7 #121 6:56AM
Completely agree!!!       - adisneyfamily  832.2 #190 10:23AM
Gotta love NOS!    - grumpypapa  2764.6 #39 4:12AM
Don't forget the food too! - quote  22.6 #0 11:53AM
It's such a beautiful area. - LaPearleNoir  1302.5 #106 6:32AM
Nooooo captain EO needs to go! - hairdog67  258.6 #1162 4:17PM
Agreed! - KingdomKeeper1210  29.1 #0 3:17PM
What!!?? Nooooo!!!! - CaptainEOlove  4.6 #18213 12:40PM
Agree!!! - bondfamluvsdisney  2.1 #56594 9:54PM
They returned @grumpyinphx 's glass slipper. Oh wait, I'm not sure he wanted me to tell that story. Ooops.  - Maddernhorn  199.1 #1899 10:58AM
See can't tell you anything. ..lol - grumpyinphx  230.4 #1497 12:09PM

GOAT EFFECT is finally here for iOS! #SaveTheGoat by knocking the dynamite out of his mouth and see how high you can run your score up! Press on your High Score on the main page to see where you rank in Game Center. Have fun!

- jacdanfan  7804.4 #4 7:44PM
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- MimiMouse  1043.3 #150 9:33PM

Use this link (save it as a bookmark to make it easy) before you add things to your Amazon and MouseWait will receive 5% of your purchase! Thank you for your support!

Purchased the Voyageers book through this link so MW benefits twice  - UTDISNEYFAMILY  1407.9 #98 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  385.3 #521 12:40PM
Thank you! - Admin  5:04PM
I always use this when I shop on Amazon  - Plumiegirl  8344.2 #3 11:26PM
I didn't know about this. I'll do it next time I'm going to shop with Amazon! - melissameow  17.2 #7033 3:23AM


Great job everyone!!!  - Boundin  545.6 #329 9:24PM
Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.0 #1943 11:22PM
I agree!  - Dizkid  356.7 #586 6:28PM
Gotta love the matterhorn :-) - foundpluto1  1445.1 #93 5:28PM

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
14985.2

2. Dave
12050.5

3. Plumiegirl
8344.2

4. jacdanfan
7804.42

5. Tom
7684.45

6. goofygal
7622.71

7. apesandmonkeys
7554.87

8. uscdisneyteacher
7223.19

9. CobbPR
6916.6

10. Bullseye
6688.75


Mr.7, that was fast. And I think it's been less than a year since you joined right? Thanks for sharing your talent with us - philliprocks  928.6 #169 6:08PM
Haha - SnoopMousyMouse  41.4 #0 12:33PM
Number 6 now - philliprocks  928.6 #169 2:09PM
5* - AshleyRae-  122.7 #3023 3:25PM
Thank you for your contributions! - Song  1705.8 #78 11:18AM
- PrincessCarmen  2596.5 #42 5:41PM
@BULLSEYE 😍😍😍✨✨✨ - TinkerSchelle  1258.4 #110 3:08PM
Bullseye - TinkerSchelle  1258.4 #110 3:08PM
- TinkerSchelle  1258.4 #110 10:12AM

Here are the Weekly Top 10 TRIVILATOR Players. Find people to play here. Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends on iOS. Play on any device with our new web version here.

1. DisneyMakesMeSmile
55.31

2. Goofytom
29.96

3. DisneylandOrBust
16.26

4. richiii3
10.69

5. SplashLover24
6.85

6. Dolewhipped
4.02

7. Boundin
3.6

8. emily.northcutt.94
3.46

9. Tom
1.84

10. DarthTinkerbell
1.83

 

What the! I made a top 10 list! I lose like half my games but at least I play. Atora should know, she made a fool of me. What was it 28 to 12? - philliprocks  928.6 #169 6:51PM
Ouch! She's pretty tough to beat. - sawman911  665.4 #252 10:19PM
Ready for a rematch? 😈 - Atora  2274.9 #53 5:49PM
If I say yes, I'm lying. If I say no I'm a sissy  - philliprocks  928.6 #169 7:46PM
Hahahaha!  - apesandmonkeys  7554.9 #7 6:51PM
Woo woo! Look at you! - BellesLibrary  402.6 #497 3:36PM
You're just the 9th loser! Loser - SnoopMousyMouse  41.4 #0 1:11PM
And you're a sissy anyway - SnoopMousyMouse  41.4 #0 1:11PM
I smell a recount due to dangling chads @philliprocks⚠ - MickeyLumboCM  778.0 #207 7:06PM
Wow congrats Phillip! You're moving on up!  - BellesLibrary  402.6 #497 5:41PM
Annnnnnnnnd.... ur gone - SpiritOfAdventure  1029.4 #152 11:24PM
Whaaaaaa??? I'm on The List! I...... I feel so honored! I don't know what to say! Id like to thanks my parents for.... Lol jk. Kind of shocked. I usually lose. - BellesLibrary  402.6 #497 11:34PM
It's inconceivable!  - DonaldRox  37.0 #4937 11:29AM
DisneylandOrBust, DonaldRox and MadLeota are fun players!!! I am learning a lot!!!!! - Boundin  545.6 #329 6:20PM

Thanked by:   Ray1man   Shameekz   Tom   20 More Thanks DarthTinkerbell   Boundin   richiii3  
Download VOYAGEERS to your device today! Discover the VOYAGEERS Society, and the magical Main Street Realm in this action packed adventure for kids of ALL ages! Also available on iBooks and Kobo. Follow the VOYAGEERS on Facebook for more info and behind the scenes exclusives.

Like normal I am late to the party. Reading it now - Tealtownfan  886.5 #177 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  1258.4 #110 10:53PM
- mckelfam  32.6 #5178 8:46PM
Loooooved it! - melissa_ficent  318.5 #726 9:57PM

The Season Two cover is revealed through an epic trailer--a tribute to Walt Disney. Check it out below and go here to get more info on MouseWait's hit series Deadliest Cast Member. Follow us on Facebook here

Looks good - Chumash28  1079.8 #143 4:48PM
How exciting! Always love your trailers! - Duchess_SMK  5818.8 #14 7:42AM
I can't wait to start reading this.  - grumpypapa  2764.6 #39 7:23PM
When oh when will this be available on iTunes?!?! I have never finished a book so quickly. I am rereading it with my son while anxiously waiting for season 2 to be iTunes ready. Please hurry! - snitsos  26.7 #5655 9:54PM

Get 100 Credits for staying at the Hojo Anaheim! Just fill out this form and we'll get the Credits added to your account. When you stay at the Hojo, you help us continue to improve MouseWait. Call their in house reservation number and remember to mention MouseWait--you will love everything about the Hojo!

Credits have been applied to everyone's account as of today! - Admin 11:40AM
I still have not received my credits from the birthday bash? - vegashappyhaunts  98.1 #3449 6:01PM
I just called them to price out our potential trip in June. Chris was so nice and the MW savings are phenomenal! Still waiting on work vacation approval to reserve the room!  - HNL2SFO  205.4 #1826 1:26PM
What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  13.5 #8025 3:57PM
I have done this form multiple times and I never get the points :( - Disney4life  59.2 #4151 10:43PM
Please send a ticket into support and let them know. - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  4701.8 #20 8:45AM
They helped me get the points. - Winnie111286  2328.7 #50 10:21AM
- Calypso  857.9 #187 12:38PM

Credits Hall of Fame. This real-time list honors the top Credits purchasers by showing the total number of Credits purchased. These MouseWaiters play an integral part in helping us maintain and innovate. Thank you to everyone who buys Credits in the MW iOS app, TRIVILATOR, and MagicRace!

1. MeridaFan
41630

2. jacdanfan
40000

3. MelodyMouse
40000

4. iLOVELUCYnDISNEY
31750

5. PrincessCindy
25400

6. secretagentangel
24900

7. debbiev
24250

8. DisneyGrandma
21000

9. draven898
20450

10. nataska1989
20000

 

A list I made....for spending money!! Figures... - debbiev  904.8 #176 2:42PM
Lol - robmurow  3121.3 #36 4:03PM
Haha, @MeridaFan my husband knows me too well!! - debbiev  904.8 #176 10:06PM
Me too! hahahaha - luxkitty  2061.2 #59 8:34PM
πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ - debbiev  904.8 #176 11:31AM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - Lilogirl1  53.5 #4307 7:13PM
This list is awesome!!!! LOL We already know Dave spends the most on food and 2BON2B spends the most on dolls. It's funny to think of other possibilities! Great job contributing everyone!!! - MrsSchnooks  2924.2 #37 11:54AM
I just figured out that if you buy 1500 at a time it is a major deal.  but then you get too tempted and buy EVERYTHING!!!!!:D - secretagentangel  1324.6 #104 8:57PM
The dolls! πŸ‘€ - missariel33  1683.7 #81 8:01PM
I spend too much $$ on Disney purses. luxkitty can you relate? Lol - apesandmonkeys  7554.9 #7 9:43PM
Yep @apesandmonkeys lol - luxkitty  2061.2 #59 5:01PM
 Spend too much on everything!  πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  3466.7 #28 3:06PM
Shhh!😳😳don't tell my husband πŸ˜‚ - 2BeignetOrNot2Beignet  1011.9 #158 10:00PM
Thank you Admin, for the Costco iTunes card tip and for the generous double credits which, if my math is correct, were actually quadrupled somehow! I'm stunned and grateful.  - MelodyMouse  3494.3 #27 8:20AM
@luxkitty bumped you off sorry πŸ˜‚ - draven898  566.0 #314 1:49PM
Awww man! I gotta step my game up now! Lol - luxkitty  2061.2 #59 2:13PM


 
Deadliest Cast Member SEASON TWO is here! Find out what really happened on Disneyland's 50th Anniversary. Twenty-four hours or real-time action, authentic Disneyland history, and a finale that you'll never forget. EVENTS OCCUR IN REAL TIME. Download it to any device from Amazon here.

I bought the paper copy for myself and 2 copies of season one for christmas gifts!  LOVE THIS BOOK!!! - snitsos  26.7 #5655 5:28PM
Thank you snitsos for your support, glad you liked Season Two! - Admin  12:13AM
Thank you for your support glad you liked Season Two! snitsos - Admin  12:15AM
Test - Admin  12:16AM
- luxkitty  2061.2 #59 12:00AM
Thanks for the sticker!!!luxkitty - GoofyMom77  642.3 #264 12:19PM
- NascarDave  296.6 #843 6:30PM
- richiii3  328.9 #674 9:08AM

Read Episode One of Deadliest Cast Member FREE on Amazon and iTunes!

I downloaded this before a very long road trip, and it kept me entertained the whole time (well, except when I was taking my turn at the wheel, safety first!).  - Geekery  401.5 #498 10:21PM
Thanks! I'm glad you liked it! - Admin  10:46AM
Where can I find the book please?  - sarahsanch  6.8 #12585 1:03PM
Just got it! Can't stop reading it. I am already starting chaper 16. Love how all the details of DL are woven into the story. - Tiggerific  337.1 #644 4:20PM
Glad you like it! Season Two is coming in a few weeks! - Admin  11:52PM
Loved them all! - MinnieCarman  251.1 #1233 8:26PM
Thank you MinnieCarman! - Admin  2:40PM
thanks! I just got the first one for my kindle!  - LuvMySmallWorld  29.0 #5465 9:09AM

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